INDIANAPOLIS — For the third time in five matches, the Greenfield-Central girls soccer team shut down the competition.
On Monday, the visiting Cougars blanked Perry Meridian 6-0 to improve to 4-1 on the season. Through five matches, the Cougars have outscored their opponents 18-5.
Greenfield-Central grabbed a 1-0 lead by halftime against the host Falcons before pouring it on in the second half with five goals.
Jaeden Ailes finished with a hat trick and a pair of assists. Ailes now has seven goals on the season and three assists.
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Anne Marie Dekeyser add two goals for her third and fourth this year, while Schyler Slunaker completed the scoring with her first career high school goal.
Kampbell Trapp, Lucy Brand and Trystan Ailes each chipped in assists during the match.
Kayla Enochs recorded the shutout, her third, with five saves. She has 54 saves this season.
The Cougars host Hoosier Heritage Conference foe Pendleton Heights at 7 tonight. Greenfield-Central is 1-1 in the HHC behind New Castle (2-1) and Mt. Vernon (2-0).
Marauders beat Arabians 3-2
The Mt. Vernon boy tennis team won its first Hoosier Heritage Conference match Monday after defeating visiting Pendleton Heights 3-2.
The host Marauders got on the board early to take a 1-0 lead with a win at No. 2 doubles. Doubles partners Peyton Meadors and Sam McCarty won their match 6-0, 6-1 to improve to 7-0 on the season.
Down 1-2 to the Arabians, Mt. Vernon reclaimed the momentum with Brayden Browning and Sam Frye tying up the dual with a 6-0, 6-3 victory at No. 1 doubles. The finale unfolded at No. 2 singles as Matthew McCullough charged back to win 7-5, 6-1.
“Huge win for us. After the Muncie Invite, I thought we’d come out a little slow and we did. (No. 2) dubs is almost an automatic point each night. No. 1 dubs stepped up after a slow start and McCullough was the hero,” Mt. Vernon head coach Gabe Muterspaugh said. “Great win against a conference, sectional foe.”